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Public lectures

These lectures are open to members of the public, staff and students. All public lectures are free unless otherwise stated.

Some of our previous public lectures are available as podcasts.

Upcoming lectures

  • Round the Footlights: the unofficial theatre tour

    Minerva series lecture

    Time: 5.15pm to 6.30pm
     
    Venue: Arts Theatre, The Edge
     
    Speaker: Mick Escott, Author and trustee of Bristol's Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory


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  • How can we achieve effective management and leadership skills in the public sector?

    IPR Public Lecture 

    Time:  5.15pm- 7.00pm

    Venue: 3 East 2.4
     
    Speaker: Marcial Boo, Chief Executive, The Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) and Professor Veronica Hope-Hailey, Dean, School of Management, University of Bath
     
  • The effects of oxygen availability and biogeochemical cycling on water quality in lakes, reservoirs and oceans

    Water Innovation and Research Centre lecture
     
    Time: 5.15pm
     
    Venue: Room 3.7, Building 3 West
     
    Speaker:  Dr Lee Bryant
     
  • Towards a photosynthetic architecture - Decarbonising construction using renewable materials

    Minerva series lecture

    Time: 5.15pm to 6.30pm
     
    Venue: Arts Theatre, The Edge
     
    Speaker: Craig White, developer, architect and renewable material entrepreneur

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  • Joint I-SEE and David Parkin seminar

    I-SEE seminar

    Time: 4.30pm-5:45pm
     
    Venue: 8 West 3.22 Lecture Theatre
     
    Speaker: Professor Michele Aresta
     
     
  • I-SEE seminar

    I-SEE seminar
     
    Time: 4.30pm-5:45pm
     
    Venue: 8 West 3.22 Lecture Theatre
     

    Speaker: Professor Gavin Walker, Director of Energy Technologies Research Institute, University of Nottingham 

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  • I-SEE seminar

    I-SEE seminar
     
    Time: 4.30pm-5:45pm
     
    Venue: 8 West 3.22 Lecture Theatre
     
    Speaker: Professor John Loughhead, Chief Scientific Advisor, DECC
       
  • I-SEE seminar

    I-SEE seminar
     
    Time: 4.30pm-5:45pm
     
    Venue: 8 West 3.22 Lecture Theatre
     
    Speaker: Professor Bill David, Senior STFC Research Fellow, ISIS
       
  • I-SEE seminar

    I-SEE seminar  

    Time
    : 4.30pm-5:45pm 

    Venue: 8 West 3.22 Lecture Theatre
     
    Speaker: Professor Stefaan Simons, Brunel University London
       
  • I-SEE seminar

    I-SEE seminar
     
    Time: 4.30pm-5:45pm
     
    Venue: 8 West 3.22 Lecture Theatre
     
    Speaker: Dr Dan Green, Head of Sustainability and Innovation, Wessex Water